News around NYSC with Adejumoke Aminat Alebiosu

Appraising the NYSC

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.’ Vince Lombardi The above quote aptly describes the exploits of Major General Shuiabu Ibrahim, the director-general of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). ...

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Review NYSC Orientation Exercise

By Adejumoke Alebiosu I want to use this medium to urge the federal government to revisit the three weeks National Youth Service Corps orientation exercise by placing emphasis on the Skills Acquisition and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED). This is to curb the alarming rate of unemployment and insecurity in the country. Prioritising SAED will pave the way for job opportunities which ...

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NYSC’ll Continue to Raise New Generation of Youths – Coordinator

By Adejumoke Alebiosu For 48 years of its establishment, the management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has said that the scheme would continue to raise new generation of Nigerian youths, who will see themselves as one indivisible entity and not Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba, Efik, Ibiobio, Fulani or other tribes, but as Nigerians. This was as he also noted ...

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NYSC DG Decorated With New Rank of Major-General

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, has said that it is now headed for the second time in its 48-year history by a Major- General, Shuaibu Ibrahim. The NYSC said, on Thursday, that Ibrahim, the Scheme’s Director-General, was elevated from the rank of a Brigadier General by the Nigerian Army to the rank of a Major General. ...

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Endearing Experiences of National Youth Service Corps, NYSC Emmanuel Onwubiko

By Adejumoke Alebiosu Start with good people, lay out the rules, Communicate With your employees, motivate them and reward them. If you do all those things effectively, you can’t miss”.-LEE LACOCCA, FORMER PRESIDENT AND CEO OF CHRYSLER. The above opening quote which incidentally I took from the first book to have been authored by one of Nigeria’s most successful banker, ...

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Reps Probe continued Closure of NYSC Camp in Borno

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the continued closure of the orientation camp of the National Youth Service Corps in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. Consequently, the House mandated its Committee on Youth Development to ‘investigate the refusal of the NYSC to reopen the permanent orientation camp in Maiduguri despite the peace in the state.’ ...

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NYSC Provides Water Pumping Machine to Benue Orientation Camp

By Adejumoke Alebiosu Director-General of National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier Gen. Shuaibu Ibrahim, has provided a submersible water pumping machine to the Benue NYSC orientation camp located at Wanune in Tarka Local Government Area of the state. The Public Relations Officer of NYSC in Benue State, Victoria Ogwuche, disclosed this in a statement issued and made available to our correspondent ...

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NYSC Releases a Movie ‘Call to Service’ to Promote Unity

By Adejumoke Alebiosu The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has premiered the movie: ‘Call to Service’ to promote national unity. Its Director-General, Brig Gen Shuaibu Ibrahim said the movie was part of an ongoing effort to promote patriotism, peace, and cohesion in the country. He said the movie will give opportunities for corps members to develop their potentials. The DG ...

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Emmanuel Onwubiko: NYSC and Its Zero Tolerance to Drugs

By Adejumoke Alebiosu For us to have a country of our dreams, that we all can be proud of in the comity of nations, I hereby enjoin the Nigerian Youths to shun corruption, be more patriotic, do away with drug abuse and associated vices and above all be committed to acquiring quality education as provided at all levels of our ...

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